GORMLEY, Ontario, Canada – March 27, 2009 – Digital Leisure Inc. a leading developer and publisher of interactive video-based titles and console games, announced today the launch of Texas Hold’em Tournament, designed exclusively for Nintendo’s WiiWare™ game service.
The deck is shuffled, the blinds are in and it’s your move. Call, Raise or even bluff your way All-In with Texas Hold’em Tournament. You’ll start off in the small Nevada gaming halls working all the way up to the Las Vegas Championship. With multi-round no-limit hold’em gameplay there are hours of serious poker action awaiting you.
Think you’re the best poker player out there? Using the Nintendo ® Wi-Fi Connection service, start climbing the worldwide rankings by winning online tournaments and see how your poker skills stack up against the world by viewing the online Leaderboard. Texas Hold’em Tournament also lets you play multiplayer poker with up to five friends, and with full Mii support, you can really bring yourself to the table!
“Whether you’re a fan of no-limit Texas Hold’em poker or just looking to try poker for the first time, Texas Hold’em Tournament is for you.” says Paul Gold, Supervising Producer, Digital Leisure Inc. “With online play and full Mii support, it’s like having your friend’s sitting in your living room!”
Digital Leisure plans to follow up Texas Hold’em Tournament with Copter Crisis and other exclusive WiiWare titles later this year.
Texas Hold’em Tournament will be available March 27th exclusively on WiiWare for 500 Wii Points™.
Nintendo trademarks are used under license. WiiWare is available only through the Wii console. Compatible wireless router or Nintendo Wi-Fi USB Connector and broadband access required for online play. For more information, go to Nintendo.com.
Digital Leisure Inc.